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Add 9/35 and 8/14

9/35 + 8/14 is 29/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 14 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    9/35 = 9 × 2/35 × 2 = 18/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    8/14 = 8 × 5/14 × 5 = 40/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/70 + 40/70 = 18 + 40/70 = 58/70
  5. 58/70 simplified gives 29/35
  6. So, 9/35 + 8/14 = 29/35

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